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This qualification will provide learners with underpinning knowledge and related practical skills in a range of engineering subjects that they could face in an engineering job role.
Students will obtain this qualification once they have successfully completed the three mandatory units followed by three optional units below:
- Engineering health and safety
- Engineering principles
- Principles of fabrication & welding Optional units:
- Manual metal arc welding of materials
- MIG welding of materials
- Pattern development for fabrication
Level 2 Diploma in Engineering (2850) or equivalent at Pass grade or above
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade A*-C (Grade 4 or above), including Maths, Physics and preferably English
Practical workshop experience and a familiarisation of hand tools, machinery and welding equipment.
Selection process includes:
- Attendance at a welcome event
- Skills test assessment
- School report and/or satisfactory reference
If English is not your first language you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.
To learn effectively on your course you will need to use certain items of equipment and undertake particular activities as part of your studies. To further enhance your learning experience the following will be required: Personal Protective Equipment - £95 Educational Visits - £50 If you need support with these costs, don't worry, click on the link below and complete a bursary application form. https://www.wmc.ac.uk/student-support/financial-support/bursaries-loans Equipment purchased will be yours to keep and you will be able to use them for practice at home and in your future career. N.B. prices correct as of 23/06/2021
On screen multiple choice exam; Practical and theory assessments.
If you are aged 16-18:
This study programme is free for students, who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, and students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.
If you are aged 19 or over:
If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply.
If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).
Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?
Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.
If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.
Fee : £4800.00
This is a full level 3 course
The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form